This is an excellent example of the beautiful CP4. The fourth limited edition in the CP Series. Made in a collaboration between Sheaffer.Headed by the famous author Andreas Lambrou. The CP4 series of Civil War pens bears witness to the imaginative originality of Classic Pens, the fastidious craftsmanship of Murelli and the technical precision and expertise of Sheaffer.
It was released in 1997 and commemorated the American Civil War, there were two pens in the collection, the Richmond representing the capital of the Confederates and the Washington, representing the Union. The density and complexity of the Washington Vague design reflects the Norths diversified culture, urban development, industry, railway system and ethnic variety. The regularity of the pattern suggests the precision and organization of a society heralding the modern Age and the variety of the United States today.
In fantastic preowned condition throughout with only very minor marks. It is fitted with a superb. 18k - 750 gold nib. It uses the famous Sheaffer Touchdown filling system for filling with ink from a bottle. It comes with all the original boxes and matching literature.
Please notice that the outer box is quite worn. The CP4 Civil War pens Washington and Richmond were planned as a limited edition of 1865 sets, the year the Civil War ended. In view of BIC taking over Sheaffer just prior to the launch of the series, an agreement was reached by Classic Pens and Sheaffer to produce just 500 sets worldwide. The CP4 pens are therefore more exclusive.
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